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Alta is a township in Barnes County.
The latitude of Alta is 46.927N. The longitude is -97.859W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,394 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 98.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Alta demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Barnes County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 58063 ZIP code.
54% of Alta residents report German ancestry, and 5% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Alta ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Alta was $13,293, compared with $21,587 nationally.
18% of Alta residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Alta, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $200. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,375.
Barnes County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Alta political report.
The average commute time for Alta workers is 13 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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